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Identify the form and style of your building so you can successfully preserve, maintain and restore it.

Learn about historic construction materials and methods for commercial buildings to make better maintenance and rehabilitation decisions.

Learn how to identify and repair the decorative glass in your historic building.

Learn how to clean, repair, paint and maintain metal features on your historic building.

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National Trust Preservation Funds

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Grants from the National Trust Preservation Funds encourage preservation at the local level by providing seed money for preservation projects.

The Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory will tell you if your property is listed, individually or contributing to a historic district.

Ensure you meet the required code regulations while keeping your building historic.

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Hart Family Funds for Small Towns

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Assists small town preservation and revitalization initiatives for towns with populations of 5,000 or less

Download the public land permit required to conduct archaeology on all non-federal public land in Wisconsin.

This grant provides funding for non-profit organizations benefitting Marathon County, Wisconsin.

Explore guidelines for building an addition to a historic house while preserving its historic character.

Review methods of removing paint and managing lead paint in your historic building.

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Historic Building Window Types

Learn about the different types of windows that are found in historic buildings.

Learn to identify and evaluate structural problems in your historic building's foundation.

Learn how to repair splits or cracks in wood siding on your historic building.

For Properties with Burial Sites

Learn the steps to nagivate the application process to get a tax exemption under Wisconsin burial sites law.

Learn best practices for repairing, replacing and maintaining exterior materials for a historic building.

Types of siding that could be on a historic building and how to maintain or repair them.

Learn how to replace wood shingle siding on a historic building.

Learn how to remove and replace individual wood shingles on your historic house.
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